giant scallop

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a large scallop inhabiting deep waters of the Atlantic coast of North America

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Effects of high temperature on survival of the giant scallop.
Aerobic metabolism, octopine production and phosphoargenine as sources of energy in the phasic and catch adductor muscles of the giant scallop Placopecten magellanieus during swimming and the subsequent recovery period.
Recruitment, growth and production of giant scallops (Placopecten magellanicus) along an environmental gradient in Baie des Chaleurs, eastern Canada.
Spatial distribution of the giant scallop Placopecten magellanicus in unharvested beds in the Baie des Chaleurs, Quebec.
Effect of stocking density on growth, production, and survival of the giant scallop, Placopecten magellanicus, held in intermediate suspension-culture in Passamaquoddy Bay, New-Brunswick.
Examination of assumptions critical to body component indices: application to the giant scallop Placopecten magellanicus.
Growth, reproduction, and unicellular endosymbiotic alga in the giant scallop, Placopecten magellanicus (Gmelin), in Port au Port Bay, Newfoundland.
Settlement of larvae of the giant scallop, Placopecten magellanicus, in 9-m deep mesocosms as a function of temperature stratification, depth, food and substratum.
Settlement and survival of giant scallop, Placopecten magellanicus, larvae on enclosed polyethylene film collectors, p.
Settlement of larvae of the giant scallop, Placopecten magellanicus (Gmelin) on various artificial and natural substrata under hatchery conditions.
Influence of temperature and food availability on the ecological energetics, on the giant scallop Plucopecten magellanicus: I.
Thai Custard was not the most tantalizing flavor but I found it interesting to sample, topped with sesame seeds and with an appearance of semi-liquefied giant scallops mushing in with the somewhat warm rice.
Enjoy fish suppers like you've never tasted before - grilled, beer-battered or crumbed - while there are also giant scallops and prawns.
diners, served huge veal chops, large racks of ribs, giant scallops and prawns that looked more like lobsters.
Lipid composition of eggs and adductor muscle in giant scallops (Placopecten magellanicus) from different habitats.